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[News] : Dangote Now Richer Than Oprah And Donald Trump Combined – Forbes

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man who founded and chairs Dangote Cement, the continent’s largest cement producer is worth more than American President and business mogul Donald Trump and Celebrity businesswoman Oprah Winfrey. Mr Dangote, who has vast investment interests in cement, sugar, flour and beverages was the first black man to attain a position among

[News] : Buhari, Two Other African Leaders Head To Gambia To Broker Peace

President Muhammadu Buhari, Liberian leader, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, and possibly another African head of state will tomorrow head for Banjul, the capital of the Gambia, to persuade President Yahya Jammeh to abandon any plan to challenge his electoral loss in the country’s presidential election that took place early in December 2016. Mr. Jammeh, who in 1994

[News] : Airlines panic as Nigeria, Ghana run out of aviation fuel

• Scheduled holiday trips at risk • NCAA suspends five crewmembers for allegedly using marijuana Foreign airlines operating in Nigeria are panicking over current fuel shortage on the West African coast that may affect their operations especially as the Yuletide season beckons. While Nigeria, which is the major market on the continent, is running short

[News] : Leave now, respect the wishes of Gambians, UN urges Jammeh

The United Nations, UN, Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, has expressed dissatisfaction at outgoing Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh, rescinding his earlier decision of December 2, in which he conceded defeat to President-elect Adama Barrow. Mr. Ki-moon, in a press statement issued by his spokesperson, Stephane Dujarric, called on Mr. Jammeh to respect the outcome of the December

[News] : Trump calls it ‘sad’ that Clinton joining recount effort

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump said Sunday it’s “sad” Hillary Clinton is joining an effort to force recounts of votes from the Nov. 8 election in up to three crucial states. Trump tweeted part of Clinton’s concession speech, when she told supporters they must accept that “Donald Trump is going to

Time to treat corruption with the seriousness it deserves, by John Kerry

                In nearly each nook of the world in latest years, from the Arab Spring to Latin america and lots of places in between, political turbulence has made clean that governments are unwise to shrug off their citizens’ growing worries approximately corruption. It is a poison that erodes

Colombia legalizes same-sex marriage

                  A top court in Colombia has officially legalized identical-sex marriage in the usa. Same sex couples who have been already allowed to shape civil partnerships, are now accredited to get married similar to other heterosexual couples. This new regulation locations Colombia as the fourth usa in

Rihanna Apologizes After Canceling 2016 GRAMMYs Performance at the Last Minute

Try not to search for Rihanna to make that big appearance at the 2016 GRAMMYs. A rep for Rihanna affirms that affliction kept the ANTI vocalist from making that big appearance amid the grants appear. She should perform “Kiss It Better.” “Taking into account Rihanna’s examination after Grammy practices today, Rihanna’s specialist put her on

Meek Mill Sentenced To House Arrest For Parole Violation

                          – Rapper Meek Mill has been sentenced to three months of house arrest for violating the terms of his parole. The judge decided not to sentence the Monster rapper to jail after his lawyers argued that more jail time would destroy his